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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-16899

An array index error in the fig2dev program in Xfig 3.2.6a allows remote attackers to cause a denial-of-service attack or information disclosure with a maliciously crafted Fig format file, related to a negative font value in dev/gentikz.c, and the read_textobject functions in read.c and read1_3.c.
Publish Date : 2017-11-20 Last Update Date : 2017-12-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.8
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 129

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-16899

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Debian Debian Linux 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Debian Debian Linux 9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Xfig Project Xfig 3.2.6a Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Debian Linux 2
Xfig Project Xfig 1

- References For CVE-2017-16899

https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=881143

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-16899

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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